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Drill cap

Period:
New Kingdom, Ramesside
Dynasty:
Dynasty 19–20
Date:
ca. 1295–1070 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, Cemetery, MMA excavations, 1913–14
Medium:
Bone
Dimensions:
diam. 8.3 cm (3 1/4 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1915
Accession Number:
15.3.861
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 122
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds.

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